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September 23, 2011: Cellular, Tissue and Gene Therapies Advisory Committee Meeting Roster

Members

Evan Y. Snyder, M.D., Ph.D., Acting Chair
Director
The Burnham Institute for Medical Research
University of California
10901 North Torrey Pines Road, Rm. 7261
La Jolla, CA 32037

Larry A. Couture, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President
Center for Applied Technology Development
Beckman Research Institute
City of Hope
1500 E. Duarte Road
Duarte, CA 91711

Steven M. Dubinett, M.D. +
Professor of Medicine and Pathology
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine at the
University of California, Los Angeles
10833 Le Conte Avenue, 37-131 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Steven A. Goldman, M.D., Ph.D.
Rykenboer Professor and Chairman
Department of Neurology
University of Rochester
601 Elmwood Avenue, MRB/Box 645
Rochester, NY 14642

Mary Horowitz, M.D., M.S.+
Robert A. Uihlein, Jr. Chair in Hematologic
Research
Center for International Blood and Marrow
Transplant Research
Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin
Clinical Cancer Center
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Suite C5500
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Tabassum Ahsan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Center for Stem Cell Research
and Regenerative Medicine
Tulane University
500 Lindy Boggs
New Orleans, LA 70118

Linda A. Dahlgren, D.V.M., Ph.D., DACVS
Assistant Professor
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of
Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Phase II, Duck Pond Road
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Evanthia Galanis, M.D.
Professor
Department of Molecular Medicine
Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

Francis J. Hornicek, Ph.D., M.D.+
Chief
Orthopedic Oncology Services
Massachusetts General Hospital
Yawkey Building, Suite 3700
55 Fruit Street,
Boston, MA 02114

Patrick Hwu, M.D.
Professor
Department of Melanoma Medical Oncology
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 430
Houston, TX 77030

+ Not Attending

Mei-Ling Ting Lee, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Biostatistics and Risk Assessment Center
University of Maryland School of Public Health
SPH Building 255, EPIB, Room 2234R
College Park, MD 20742

Industry Representative, (Acting)
Gregory Curt, M.D.
U.S. Medical Science Lead for Emerging Products
AstraZeneca Medical Affairs
11200 Kenilworth Avenue
P.O. Box 223
Garrett Park, MD 20896

Temporary Voting Members
Michael R. Bishop, M.D., FACP
Professor of Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
Clinical Cancer Center
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Arthur Flatau**
Association for Computing Machinery
Austin, TX 78704

Linda L. Kelley, Ph.D.
Director, Connell O’Reilly Cell Manipulation
Core Facility
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Stephen J. Noga, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Hematology
The Harry and Jeannette Weinberg Cancer Institute
9103 Franklin Square Drive, Suite 2200
Baltimore, MD 21237

Peter L. Saltonstall*
President
National Organization for Rare Disorders
55 Kenosia Avenue, PO Box 1968
Danbury, CT 06813

Ralph B. D’Agostino, Sr., Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics, Statistics and Public Health
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Boston University
111 Cummington Street
Boston, MA 02215

Adrian P. Gee, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Center for Cell and Gene Therapy
Baylor College of Medicine
1102 Bates Avenue, Suite 1630
Houston, TX 77030

Mary C. Territo, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology/Oncology
UCLA School of Medicine
10833 LeConte Avenue, 42-121 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095

* Consumer Representative
** Patient Representative

FDA PARTICIPANTS

Celia Witten, Ph.D., M.D.
Director
Office of Cellular, Tissue and Gene Therapies
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
10401 Rockville Pike, HFM-700
Rockville, MD 20852

Deborah A. Hursh, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator
Cellular and Tissue Therapy Branch
Division of Cellular and Gene Therapies
Office of Cellular, Tissue and Gene Therapies
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
10401 Rockville Pike, HFM-740
Rockville, MD 20852

Mary Lin, Ph.D.
Visiting Scientist, Therapeutics Evaluation Branch
Office of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
10401 Rockville Pike, HFM-219
Rockville, MD 20852

FDA ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

Designated Federal Officer
Gail Dapolito
Division of Scientific Advisors and Consultants
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
1401 Rockville Pike, HFM-71
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 827-1289
E-Mail: gail.dapolito@fda.hhs.gov

Theodore R. Stevens, MS, RAC
Associate Director for Information Management
Office of Cellular, Tissue and Gene Therapies
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
1401 Rockville Pike, HFM-700
Rockville, MD 20852

Peter F. Bross, M.D.
Medical Officer, General Medicine Branch
Division of Clinical Evaluation and
Pharmacology/Toxicology
Office of Cellular, Tissue and Gene Therapies
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
1401 Rockville Pike, HFM-755
Rockville, MD 20852

Committee Management Specialist

Sheryl Clark, M.B.A.
Division of Scientific Advisors and Consultants
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
1401 Rockville Pike, HFM-71
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 827-2715
E-Mail: sheryl.clark@fda.hhs.gov